Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
International business equips you with the ability to manage, analyse and interpret the complex nature of global organisations.
In this four-year program you will have the opportunity to integrate work with your learning activities through the cooperative education program - a compulsory paid industry placement undertaken during the third year.
You will graduate with a solid background in business that will prepare you for work in any profit or non-profit business.
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
Most of your classes will be held in RMIT's Swanston Academic Building which features innovative learning spaces interspersed with retail and social spaces resulting in a stimulating environment for students.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, workshops, presentations, group discussions, project and syndicate work.
Through RMIT University’s online learning portal, myRMIT, you will be able to view online resources and learning activities created by lecturers, access course materials via Blackboard, collaborate with lecturers and fellow students, and access your student email account.
Educational software, the Learning Hub, resources and printers are accessible on campus via the RMIT wireless network using your own laptop, tablet or smart phone or via computer facilities on-campus. You will be able to access the same software from home using myDesktop.
Find out more about student computing at RMIT.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral presentations, group projects, research projects and practical assignments.
In third year you will undertake a compulsory (full-time) industry placement through the Cooperative Education program where you will integrate work experience and networking with your learning activities at RMIT.
In addition you will undertake specialist international business work-integrated learning courses such as Global Marketing which may involve interaction and feedback from industry, the community, clients and/or practitioners.
In addition to the expertise provided by the College of Business Industry Advisory Board professional representatives actively participate in the Program Advisory Committee to maintain current international business practice and industry standards.
RMIT is committed to providing you with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional or vocational practice.
Graduates are typically employed in:
- finance, marketing, public relations, or logistics of corporations whose core business is export/import
- consultancies advising the private and public sectors on trade-related issues
- government departments and authorities including those involved in trade facilitation, diplomatic and foreign affairs, economic research, international relations, and national promotional activities.
Completing a global mobility program can help you to stand out in the job market.
In most cases you can gain credit points towards your studies while experiencing another culture and teaching style overseas.
Global mobility options available for this program include:
- Global intensives
- First Year Study Tour
- Study abroad
- Student exchange
- Cooperative Education Program international industry placements
- RMIT International Industry Experience and Research Program (RIIERP)
- Global Entrepreneurship and Internship Program (GEIP).
Find out more about international opportunities in the College of Business.